8 days in Southern Queensland Itinerary

8 days in Southern Queensland Itinerary

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8 days in Southern Queensland Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Toowoomba
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Warwick
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Stanthorpe
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Kingaroy
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Melbourne


1
night
Toowoomba

Toowoomba ©
Toowoomba is a city in the Darling Downs region in the Australian state of Queensland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Garden and then learn about all things military at Milne Bay Military Museum. On your second day here, examine the collection at Cobb+Co Museum, examine the collection at DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Top Mountain.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Toowoomba itinerary planner.

Melbourne to Toowoomba is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. While traveling from Melbourne, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Toowoomba, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Warwick.

Things to do in Toowoomba

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Cobb+Co Museum ©
Cobb+Co Museum
DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum ©
Table Top Mountain ©
Table Top Mountain

1
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Warwick

Warwick ©
Warwick is a town and locality in southeast Queensland, Australia, lying 130km south-west of Brisbane. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Glengallan Homestead & Heritage Centre, get engrossed in the history at The Warwick and District Historical Society Inc - Museum, and then explore and take pictures at Morgan Park Raceway.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Warwick trip planner .

You can drive from Toowoomba to Warwick in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Stanthorpe.

Things to do in Warwick

Museums Historic Sites
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Glengallan Homestead & Heritage Centre ©
Morgan Park Raceway ©
Morgan Park Raceway

3
nights
Stanthorpe

Stanthorpe ©
Stanthorpe is a town situated in south east Queensland, Australia. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Symphony Hill Winery and Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery. Take a break from the city and head to Donnelly's Castle and Storm King Dam. There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Tobin Winery, examine the collection at Stanthorpe Museum, explore the world behind art at Stanthorpe Pottery club, and experience rural life at Aloomba Lavender Farm.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Stanthorpe trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Warwick to Stanthorpe in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kingaroy.

Things to do in Stanthorpe

Parks Wineries Wildlife

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Ballandean
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Symphony Hill Winery ©
Symphony Hill Winery
Tobin Winery ©
Tobin Winery
Stanthorpe Museum ©
Stanthorpe Museum

2
nights
Kingaroy

Kingaroy ©
Kingaroy is an agricultural town and locality in the South Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): relax in the rural setting at Pottique Lavender Farm, do a tasting at Kingsley Grove Estate, look for gifts at Peanut Van, shop like a local with Kingaroy Art Gallery, then take an in-depth tour of Kingaroy Heritage Museum, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mt Wooroolin Lookout. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Captain's Paddock Vinyard and then do a tasting at Crane Wines.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Kingaroy trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Stanthorpe to Kingaroy takes 4 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Kingaroy can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kingaroy

Wineries Museums Shopping
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Kingaroy Heritage Museum ©
Kingaroy Heritage Museum
Crane Wines ©
Crane Wines
Pottique Lavender Farm ©
Pottique Lavender Farm